Lobsang Sangay takes oath as Tibetan PM

Dharamsala : Lobsang Sangay, successor to the Dalai Lama was sworn in as the prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile Monday in a Buddhist monastery in Dharamsala,northern India.

The ceremony took place at 9 A.M. and was attended by the Dalai Lama and a large number of Tibetans refugees gathered here from all over the world.

Sangay,43,is a product of the Harvard law school.

In a 20 year career published widely. He has worked for the BBC, AFP, The Statesman, IANS and the Business Standard . Known for his hard hitting writing and occasional off-beat stories. He lives in Shimla.

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